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A stationary plant can support longer conveyor systems due to the site’s permanent structure. Photo: P&Q staff

First-quarter aggregate sales dip at LafargeHolcim

April 26, 2021By

Aggregate sales were down nearly 10 percent in North America at LafargeHolcim, but the company says market demand in the U.S. and Western Canada was strong.

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Is LafargeHolcim’s name about to change?

April 20, 2021By

LafargeHolcim shareholders will vote on a proposed company name change at the LafargeHolcim Annual General Meeting.

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A stationary plant can support longer conveyor systems due to the site’s permanent structure. Photo: P&Q staff

How LafargeHolcim’s agg business fared in 2020

March 2, 2021By

LafargeHolcim provides details about business in North America and around the world, with CEO Jan Jenisch offering commentary.

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Cement, concrete industries getting behind climate change action

January 29, 2021By

LafargeHolcim recently joined a consortium to accelerate climate change action, and the Portland Cement Association last week applauded the U.S. rejoining the Paris Agreement.

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LafargeHolcim expanding into roofing business

January 7, 2021By

LafargeHolcim’s $3.4 billion acquisition of Firestone Building Products from Bridgestone Americas paves the way into this new business area.

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How LafargeHolcim fared in third-quarter 2020

November 2, 2020By

The company reported its latest quarterly results, with aggregate sales in North America down compared with the prior year’s third quarter.

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Lafarge Canada makes key acquisition

November 2, 2020By

Mixcore Aggregates’ assets in Alberta, Canada, are now part of Lafarge.

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Lile Quarry is currently opening up a new pit in southwest Missouri, marking a new chapter at the operation that falls under owner Jim Lile’s purview. Photo courtesy of Kevin Yanik

Vulcan, Martin Marietta among those to share second-quarter 2020 reports

August 12, 2020By

Vulcan Materials, Martin Marietta and other major producers revealed their second-quarter 2020 results. Check out each company’s report.

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North America a top performer for LafargeHolcim in first half

August 4, 2020By

Although global sales dropped significantly in the first six months of the year, LafargeHolcim’s North American operations are playing a leadership role in guiding the company through the economic downturn.

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